Farrish Family History

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Farrish Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghuis ‘descendant of Fearghus’ (see Fergus).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ferris, Farris, Farish, Harris, Fariss, Ferriss, Parrish, Corris

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Farrish Family Origin

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Farrish Family Occupations

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  • Silk Weaver

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Baker Unemployed

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1881, the most common Farrish occupation in the UK was Silk Weaver. 17% of Farrish's were Silk Weavers. A less common occupation for the Farrish family was Farmer. Silk Weaver, Agricultural Labourer and Baker Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrish.

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Farrish Historical Records

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Farrish Life Expectancy

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